68. Alexander Kronemer (Co-Founder, UPF)


Alexander Kronemer, co-founder of Unity Productions Foundation is a frequent writer and lecturer on religious diversity, Islamic awareness and cross-cultural communication.   He has a Master’s Degree in Theological Studies from Harvard University.

Mr. Kronemer has published essays in numerous newspapers and journals, including the Christian Science Monitor and the Washington Post.

He’s lectured to the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations, Harvard, Nike, Aetna, and Disney.

He has appeared as a CNN commentator on several occasions, including during CNN’s historic live coverage of the Hajj in 1998

In 2000, Mr. Kronemer served a one-year appointment at the Bureau of Human Rights in the U.S. State Department focusing on U.S. foreign policy and Islam.

Mr. Kronemer is the Executive Producer of Unity Productions Foundation, including the films: Muhammad: Legacy of a Prophet, Cities of Light: The Rise and Fall of Islamic Spain, A Prince Among Slaves: The True Story of an African Prince Enslaved in the American South, Allah Made Me Funny: The Official Muslim Comedy Tour, On a Wing and a Prayer: An American Muslim Learns to Fly, Talking through Walls: How the Struggle to Build a Mosque United a Community, and the forthcoming film, Who Speaks for Islam: What a Billion Muslims Really Think.



3 thoughts on “68. Alexander Kronemer (Co-Founder, UPF)

  1. A very hearty congratulations to Alex for this recognition. We are confident that Mr. Kronemer will continue his outstanding work in service to Moslims and non Muslims throughout the World.

  2. If there is such a thing as a Muslim hero in America, it is Alex Kronemer. The proof is his consistent contribution, verve, and good cheer over the many years we have known him. I’m glad to see his talent and skill have brought him this well-deserved national recognition. Hats off!

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